The Pilot Programme in Venezuela:               a wonderful experienceDr. Cecilia Scorza (ZAH, Heidelberg University)www.u...
First Visit                 Target region 1: the coast                            .                    .First Visit       ...
First Visit              Great interest!                                                 But!!                            ...
First Visit               View of the Observatory „Llano del Hato“ (3700 mts)First Visit         Centro de Astronomía CIDA...
First Visit              A dialogue between Myth and Science          Marlene Morales Sueke                  C. Scorza and...
First Visit              A present for the Ye´kuana indigeneous               The Sun God               Do stars really dy...
Practical work                 7
First Visit              UNAWE Venezuela, first groupFirst Visit       Creation of the UNAWE national comittee            ...
The UNAWE-national network in VenezuelaUnesco delegation !          Government            " Astronomy centres (300 school-...
Second Visit                           5 weeks later:                visit to the Kindergarten El LlanoKindergarten El Lla...
Kindergarten El Llano      The visit to a UNESCO-associated school                                                11
School Flor de MaldonadoSchool Flor de Maldonado                           12
UNAWE Venezuela, second teacher group          Actual UNAWE-Network                             .     .                   ...
Thank you very much!                       14
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"The Pilot Programme in Venezuela"
Cecilia Scorza

Presentation of the UNAWE pilot activities in Venezuela. Presented at 2nd UNAWE International Workshop.

(Date: October 2006)

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The Pilot Programme in Venezuela

  1. 1. The Pilot Programme in Venezuela: a wonderful experienceDr. Cecilia Scorza (ZAH, Heidelberg University)www.universeawareness.org Why Venezuela? • Geographical location • 3 social environments • Cultural diversity • UNESCO delegation Pilot Project • Two visits January and March 06 1
  2. 2. First Visit Target region 1: the coast . .First Visit Basic environment: Chuao, January 2006 Chuao, edo. Aragua 2
  3. 3. First Visit Great interest! But!! Scared of looking at the moon with a telescope! Because of the moon energyFirst Visit Target region 2: the Andes . . 3
  4. 4. First Visit View of the Observatory „Llano del Hato“ (3700 mts)First Visit Centro de Astronomía CIDA, Mérida city 4
  5. 5. First Visit A dialogue between Myth and Science Marlene Morales Sueke C. Scorza and A. Bongiovani (Intercultural education) (astronomers) Discussion about „our views of the world“First Visit The Ye´kuana tradition UNICEF Venezuela 5
  6. 6. First Visit A present for the Ye´kuana indigeneous The Sun God Do stars really dye? Earth and moon models to explain the solar eclipses Are the morning and evening stars the same object (Venus)?First Visit Teacher training, CIDA 2006 87 teachers!.... 6
  7. 7. Practical work 7
  8. 8. First Visit UNAWE Venezuela, first groupFirst Visit Creation of the UNAWE national comittee 8
  9. 9. The UNAWE-national network in VenezuelaUnesco delegation ! Government " Astronomy centres (300 school-network) Education Ministry Astronomers, Amateurs, Science Ministry Planetariums, FoundationsStreet children, small-village children, teachers and schools UNAWE Europe Gloria Perozo (Education Ministry and UNESCO) + Five amateur groups Planetario Humbolt de Caracas y la Sociedad Venezolana de Ciencias Naturales 9
  10. 10. Second Visit 5 weeks later: visit to the Kindergarten El LlanoKindergarten El Llano 10
  11. 11. Kindergarten El Llano The visit to a UNESCO-associated school 11
  12. 12. School Flor de MaldonadoSchool Flor de Maldonado 12
  13. 13. UNAWE Venezuela, second teacher group Actual UNAWE-Network . . 13
  14. 14. Thank you very much! 14

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